Mitchells & Butlers PLC 10 August 2004 Mitchells & Butlers plc Notice of Pre Close Trading Update Mitchells & Butlers will be releasing its pre-close trading update for the year ending 30 September 2004 on Tuesday 28 September 2004. - ends - For further information please contact: Kate Holligon 0121 498 5092 Investor Relations kate.holligon@mbplc.com This information is provided by RNS The company news service from the London Stock Exchange